Date of Birth: 03/03/1937
Place of birth: Leningrad
Yury Andreyev was born March 3, 1937 in Leningrad. His father was a senior research fellow at the Institute of DC, his mother - an engineer, a specialist in welding. Versatile interests of parents contributed to the son hobby history, music and art, formed a love for the humanities.
As a child, Yury and his mother survived the blockade. They were evacuated by August 1942 and returned to Leningrad in 1944.
In 1954 JV with a gold medal graduated from high school and entered the historical faculty of Leningrad State University. Since then, the fate of Yury Viktorovich was closely associated with the University. Here he defended his candidate`s and doctoral thesis, became an assistant professor and professor, one of the leading specialists in the field of early Greek history and experienced teacher. In the 80 years of Yu became a member of a group of authors, who published a three-volume "History of the Ancient World." This book, a number of editions, and is considered one of the best local guides at ancient history.
History of Greece from the early Bronze Age (the beginning of the III millennium. BC. E.) To classical (up to the IV. BC. E.).
Subject doctoral dissertation: Homeric society. Main tendencies of socio-economic and political development of Greece in XI-VIII centuries. BC. e.
Andreev Yu Island settlement in the Aegean Bronze Age L. Science Leningrad. Dep-set 1989
Andreev Yu myth Poetry and prose stories L. Lenizdat 1990
Andreev V. Aegean world: natural environment and the rhythms of cultural genesis: (Materials to conference "Ancient World.: Environmental problems".., Sept. 18-20, 1995, Moscow), Moscow, 1995
Andreev V. The price of freedom and harmony: A few strokes to PORTRAIT. Gr. civilization Sci. ed. SPb. Gos. Hermitage: Aletheia 1998
Andreev V. From Eurasia to Europe: Crete and the Aegean world during the Bronze Age and early Iron Age (III-early I millennium BC...). SPb .: Dmitry Bulanin, 2002, 864 pp. ISBN 5-86007-273-2.
Andreev V. early Greek polis (the Homeric period) Studia classica Humanitarian Academy 2003
Andreev V. Men unions Dorian city-states (Sparta and Crete) The ancient library. Research, M .: Aletheia 2004
V. Andreev, Kuzishchin VI, LP Marinovic, Koshelenko GA History of Ancient Greece Classical university textbook, M .: Higher School, 2005